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NSAID : Mobic (meloxicam) is a non steroidal anti-inflammatory medication or nsaid. It is in the same family as naproxen, motrin, and celebrex. This medicine is sometimes used to treat inflammatory conditions such as gout, rheumatoid arthritis, and osteoarthritis. Avoid in in patients with a history of gastrointestinal bleeding, heart failure, renal failure, or allergies to nsaids. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What to do if accidentally took 2 ibuprophin , 1 meloxicam and are already on my proscribed adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine)?
Nothing now: Federal is an amphetamine type drug and Ibuprofen and Mexican are steroidal inflammatory drugs. Computer search shows no interactions between these classes of drugs, but that said, you should never take two different NSAIDs during the same time interval because this could lead to kidney and heart and gastrointestinal problems. ...Read more
Bilirubin at 1.4. I am a runner , and also recently prescribed mobic (meloxicam) . Can either play a role and is that number real reason for concern?
Probably not: If you are running enough to break down red cells that could raise your bilirubin. Mobic (meloxicam) would more likely effect the kidneys. If your liver enzymes are normal and there is no mention of broken blood vessels on your blood count, this is likely a benign elevation. There is a condition known as gilbert's syndrome which is simply an isolated elevated bilirubin. A small percentage of males have it. ...Read more
Slightly lower...: At the 7.5mg dose, it is a bit safer on the stomach than naproxen, etc. I believe this dissaptes at the 15mg dose. Major benefit-aa once daily drug. All side effects of any nsaids are listed for Mobic (meloxicam) because of fda "class labeling.". ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer